Ethan M. Handel
High Frequency Radar systems, Coastal Oceanography
Short History: Ethan started working with the RUCOOL group as an undergraduate student employee while pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Ecology and Natural Resource Management at Rutgers. After Ethan fell in love with oceanography, Professor Scott Glenn offered him an opportunity to join the RUCOOL group as a hardware technician and field operations specialist. From working part-time as an undergraduate assistant to becoming a full-time research staff member, Ethan has been with the COOL group for almost ten years, and has traveled to numerous states and countries while helping to grow and improve coastal radar networks wherever he can.